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September Scholarship Deadlines

Men of Principle Scholarship

Description: The Men of Principle Scholarship Grant Program was established in 1999 through generous donations to the Beta Theta Pi Foundation to help individual chapters and colonies of the Fraternity recognize unaffiliated (non-Greek) male students on college campuses. We seek to reward these men for their devotion to the values that the Fraternity holds dear to our hearts – mutual assistance, intellectual growth, trust, integrity and responsible conduct – and for outspoken, positive leadership in our communities. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

The Daystar Student of Excellence Scholarship

  • Deadline: Sept. 30, 2021
  • Amount: Varies
  • Contact: Scholarship Committee, 3901 Highway 121, Bedford, TX 76021, contactus@daystar.com, 817-571-1229

Description: The Daystar Student of Excellence Scholarship will be awarded to the student who best exhibits excellence through community service, academic achievement, and a strong Christ-centered character. Through this special educational endowment, an academic gift will be provided to one student who is accepted at an accredited college or university in the United States, is currently enrolled in one of the following academic programs for the upcoming school year: Communications, Business, or Divinity/Ministry, and completes a 400-600 word essay describing why the applicant chose his/her post-secondary program, as well as details of the applicant’s community service and what it means to exhibit excellence as a follower of Christ. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Magellan TV Women in STEM

  • Deadline: Sept 1, 2021
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact: 415 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, mhenderson@pidigitalpr.com, 385-414-3388

Description: Women make up less than one-third of the science and engineering workforce, and often don’t get the necessary support for pursuing such a career. MagellanTV wants to support women in pursuit of education in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields, so we’re offering $1,000 each to five female-identifying college or university students seeking higher education in STEM. Submissions will be judged based on thoughtfulness, clarity, creativity, grammar, and how well the above questions are answered. To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must be 18 years of age or older, identify as female, be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States and be accepted to or enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. Must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher (on a 4-point scale). Submissions will not be judged based solely on need. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

EmPOWERED To Serve Scholars Program

  • Deadline: Sept. 10, 2021
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Contact: Scholarship Committee, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231, empoweredtoserve@heart.org, 410-562-8906

Description: We recognize the need to work alongside entrepreneurs, nontraditional partners and the next generation of leaders to build sustainable community solutions that will positively impact issues affecting personal well-being. Our mission to be a relentless force for a world of healthier, longer lives is more important than ever. That’s why the American Heart Association’s EmPOWERED to Serve™ is investing in students who are passionate about public health, health equity, and community engagement, especially those who are a part of marginalized communities, to diversify the STEM and social-sector pipeline. Racial disparities in student debt may contribute to the continued racial inequality in the United States. Through the EmPOWERED to Serve Scholars program, we empower students to continue their journey in higher education to champion health equity by improving social determinants of health – the conditions in which people live and work that shape their health. Health inequity issues include food insecurity, safe housing, job opportunities, and access to health care. The Scholars program is an opportunity that is offered to undergraduate college students working as agents of change to create health equity in their communities, this year six students will be awarded $5,000 scholarships. EmPOWERED to Serve seeks to improve health outcomes and reduce the gap in health disparities among historically excluded and underfunded communities. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Daniel K. Shipp Scholarship

  • Deadline: Sept. 17, 2021
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Contact: Scholarship Committee, 1101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 1425, Arlington, VA 22209, tbrosnan@safetyequipment.org, 703-525-1695

Description: This scholarship is presented by the International Safety Equipment Association (ISEA) to recognize the contribution that Daniel K Shipp made to ISEA and the safety and health of American workers during his 25 years as President of ISEA. The annual scholarship in the amount of $2,500 is open to college undergraduate students enrolled in majors geared toward a Safety and Health career, students who share our vision to protect others. This scholarship is awarded annually, based on academic and extra-curricular achievement and financial need, and the recipients are selected by an independent review panel unaffiliated with the ISEA.

Applicant must be an undergraduate student enrolled in majors geared toward a Safety and Health career (such as, but not limited to, Environmental Science, Fire Protection, Health Physics, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Hygiene, Occupational Health, Safety, etc.). Must be currently registered as full-time students in North America. A full-time student is one who is carrying 12 credit hours per semester, trimester or quarter. Applicants must have at least one full year of study remaining in their degree program.

Applicant must complete the application, which consists of an application form, transcript of grades for the last two years of completed education, financial disclosure, and an essay (Minimum 500 words). Please include comments about what has influenced you in pursuing a career in the field of safety and health. Applicant must also submit a list of extracurricular activities, two (2) letters of recommendation and a (maximum) three (3) minute video or slide presentation highlighting your successes, goals and aspirations.

Committee members review applications and select qualified scholarship recipients based on demonstrated outstanding academic achievement, financial need, grade point average (GPA), leadership, and future career interest in an occupational health and safety-related field. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

Creative Biolabs Scholarship Program

Description: As a leading custom service provider specialized in the field of antibody production and engineering, Creative Biolabs is always happy to support young and ambitious talents in our field. With an effort to further support their research and higher education in the medical and science-related fields, Creative Biolabs is proud to announce the Scholarship Program for awarding $1,000 to an outstanding college student. The Creative Biolabs scholarship is open on a global basis. To be eligible to receive a scholarship, you must be enrolled as a freshman, undergraduate, graduate, or Ph.D. student at an accredited college or university and major in a science-related field such as Biology, Biochemistry, Chemistry, and Molecular Biology. You must earn a cumulative average grade of a B (3.0 GPA). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

College Photographer of the Year Award

  • Deadline: Sept. 22, 2021
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Contact: Scholarship Committee, 101B Lee Hills Hall, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, info@cpoy.org

Description: Student photographers are invited to enter the College Photographer of the Year contest. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled for at least one semester, trimester or quarter between September and December at any college or university, and who have not worked 2 or more cumulative years as a full-time photographer, videographer, audio reporter or multimedia producer, including paid internships. Awards will be offered in the Still Division and Multimedia Division. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.